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The crossbow, an ancient form or archery, is enjoying new popularity as a tool for hunting and target shooting. A free virtual online clinic about hunting with crossbows will be offered from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, by the Missouri Department of Conservation, according to a release.

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After nearly four years of partnership between Clay County, area residents and the city of Smithville, the Clay County Dog Park had a ribbon cutting at the Little Platte South Trail Access at the corner of Litton Way and Old Jefferson Highway near Smithville Lake. Former Eastern County Commi…

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Just when it seems your young child has drifted off to sleep for the night, a plaintive voice echoes through the hallway. "Mom! I can't sleep. I think there's a monster in my closet!" So you check the closet carefully.

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LIBERTY — According to a Facebook post from local business Sugar Kittens Cat Cafe and Cattery, 603 S. Missouri Highway 291 in Liberty, a kitten is in need of some help from the community. Harry wants to be a kitten like all his friends except he was born with a condition called Luxating Pate…

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Nestlé Prepared Foods is recalling approximately 762,615 pounds of not-ready-to-eat pepperoni Hot Pockets product that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced.

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Lawmakers have returned to Jefferson City for the first regular session of the 101st General Assembly. For all of the issues we see each year, there are always new challenges and this year is no different. At the same time, we also are seeing some familiar items that seem to have a long shelf life.